Almario vs Alba; G.R. No. L-66088; 25 Jan 1984; 127 SCRA 69

FACTS:
The Filipino electorate will vote in a plebiscite to either approve or reject amendments to the Constitution proposed by six COMELEC resolutions. Petitioners seek that the electorate be given more time to study the meaning and implications of Resolutions 105 and 113 before they be asked to answer Questions 3 and 4.

ISSUE(S):
Whether or not Questions 3 and 4 can be presented to the people on a later date.

HELD:
YES. The necessity, expediency, and wisdom of the proposed amendments are beyond the power of the courts to adjudicate.

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